Supply & Demand

Rise in Algerian exports to Spain offsets Italian decline

Flows of pipeline gas from North Africa to Europe increased last week as a slight rise in deliveries from Algeria to Spain offset a drop in volumes to Italy Flows of pipeline gas from North Africa to Europe increased last week as a slight rise in deliveries from Algeria to Spain offset a drop in volumes to Italy.
By Tom Hoskyns 23 October 2018 0 33005
North African pipeline exports to Europe, Week 42 North African pipeline exports to Europe, Week 42

Flows of pipeline gas from North Africa to Europe increased by 2.2% last week from a week earlier, to 749.1 million cubic metres (MMcm), with a slight rise in deliveries from Algeria to Spain offsetting a slight drop in volumes to Italy. Deliveries from Algeria to Spain via the Maghreb-Europe pipeline were roughly half what they were in the same week in 2017. Flows from North Africa to Europe tend to be relatively constant during the shoulder season and are expected to pick up significantly...